Tag Archives: SharePoint

Yet Another round of Microsoft Updates stops SharePoint Services 3 with SQL Embedded from working

Deja Vu with the WSS 3 Updates.  Our support teams tell me of at least three SharePoint failures today. This must now be at least fourth time, that I can think of, a Windows Update has applied a patch to SharePoint Services v3 (there are … Continue reading

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Content Database Growth on DB Attach Migration from WSS3 to SharePoint Foundation 2010

Introduction I’ve done a lot of SharePoint Services 3 to Foundation 2010 migrations now and one thing I’ve learnt is that they all have to be treated individually on their merits.  A recent one was a move from WSS 3 on … Continue reading

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External Data List Open in Dialog Missing

On a recent project I have an external data list showing some data from a SQL database that is part of an LOB system.  When I click any of the items in the list I’m getting the list’s display form but … Continue reading

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PortalSuperUser and broken EditProfile.aspx

Sometimes support is just about figuring out what someone did wrong when configuring an application. I recently did a new install of SharePoint Server 2010 with Enterprise features that was to be used for a migration from an older MOSS … Continue reading

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Another round of Microsoft Updates stops SharePoint Services 3 with SQL Embedded from working

At TSG we provide support for a lot of customers. Our support teams tell me of a few recent SharePoint failures. This is at least the third time, that I can think of, a Windows Update has applied a patch to … Continue reading

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InfoPath and Day of Week function

The first InfoPath project that I carried out was for a pub chain.  Representatives would visit the bars and fill in a paper survey of atmosphere and service.  These paper surveys were then keyed into Excel and manually summarised onto several … Continue reading

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SQL Reporting Services and Working Days across datasets

I’ve completed several SQL Server Reporting Services Projects across versions that have needed to calculate the number of working days between two dates.  For example I’ve needed to calculate if fulfilment of an order or some other process has met its Service … Continue reading

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